The Properties section contains a set of control records that define the provenance for the document. This section includes control records that can identify when the document was created, the organization that created the document, copyright information if needed, and additional information that can be included to identify how the BEL Statements were processed.
The following BEL Document Properties are recognized:
The Definitions section contains a set of control records that define the Namespaces and Annotation Types used within the document. Namespace control records are used to identify external vocabularies and ontologies that are used to identify entities within BEL Terms. Annotation Type control records define the set of annotations that can be used by BEL Statements within the document.